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Pukamani mortuary pole by Leo Parlaunga, Melville or Bathurst Island

Pukamani mortuary pole by Leo Parlaunga, Melville or Bathurs...

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Leo Parlaunga
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting group of white men, an Aboriginal woman and Aboriginal child in front of tent

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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View of Mooribar St from the Post Office 28/12/1911 [Fire]

View of Mooribar St from the Post Office 28/12/1911 [Fire]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Postmaster General's Department
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1911
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'Kunawarritji to Wajaparni' collaborative work, 2008

'Kunawarritji to Wajaparni' collaborative work, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Patrick Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Post Office, Straid

Post Office, Straid

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Postmaster General's Department
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Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marriage certificate

Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Marriage certificates
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Pages 5 to 8 of the copy of the Jerilderie Letter, which was originally composed by Ned Kelly

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Christies Auction collection
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Letters
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Stringybark Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1879
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Photograph of W H Treloar with Harry and Don Wurfel, and a biplane marked Barnet Glass Tyres

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Photographs
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Mr William H. Treloar
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1920
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Charles Sturt Discovered Darling River 1828  Explored Murray R 1829  [Ex]pedition into Central Australia 1844

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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1959
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Spear

Spear

E Milne collection
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Spears
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Washing day in camp

Washing day in camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Townsville. Flinders Street.

Townsville. Flinders Street.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

Envelope titled 'United for Victory Interlocking Jigsaw'

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 3
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Envelopes
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Australia
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John Sands Pty Ltd
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1942
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Shirley Strickland's Australian Olympic Team athlete's white running singlet, 1956

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Shirley Strickland collection
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Singlets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Sports Depot
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1956
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Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Ship's wheel from the fishing vessel Hong Hai

Tran Thi Nga collection
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Watercraft components
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Malayan-type pigmented hollow cylindrical wood pipe with metal bowl

Malayan-type pigmented hollow cylindrical wood pipe with met...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Smoking pipes
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Brazil

Brazil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postcards
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Timber rat trap

Timber rat trap

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Rat-traps
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The Kostules Rule

The Kostules Rule

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Instruction booklets
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Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Pattison Shield presented to Victor Trumper 1898-1899

Victor Trumper collection
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Trophies
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England
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Elkington & Co
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1899
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Group of Aboriginal men sitting and standing around a campfire, wearing European clothing.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note for a reorder of

Handwritten note for a reorder of "demiamber shell frames", ...

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Notes
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1955
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Scrapbook with textured white plastic cover and brown cord binding, relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Film negative - entrance to a limestone cave on the Nullabor Plain, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Painting depicts a crocodile painted in the X-ray style

Painting depicts a crocodile painted in the X-ray style

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yiwun Y. Maduwarr
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Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

Bronte Beach Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bronte Beach, Bronte, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hayes & Russell Ltd, Ironmongers, Queanbeyan

Hayes & Russell Ltd, Ironmongers, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Hayes & Russell Ltd
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Ladies dyed pink satin right tango shoe, with a clear cut bead at the centre top

Ladies dyed pink satin right tango shoe, with a clear cut be...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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1920
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Caulfield Cup, 1905

Caulfield Cup, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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South Caulfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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Film negative - Weakottu, Western Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

Film negative - Weakottu, Western Petermann Ranges, Northern...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Negatives
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Christmas card with begonia decoration

Christmas card with begonia decoration

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Envelope addressed to G Faithfull, The King's School, Parramatta

Envelope addressed to G Faithfull, The King's School, Parram...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Gaddafi Gall

Gaddafi Gall

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Receipt for one pound, one shilling from the Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom, 1914

Receipt for one pound, one shilling from the Royal Aero Club...

Eric J Treloar collection
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Receipts
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Royal Aero Club of the United Kingdom
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1914
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Pen and ink drawing on transparent paper of Beth Dean in an aboriginal dance

Pen and ink drawing on transparent paper of Beth Dean in an ...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mrs Beth Dean-Carell
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Terry Bambling with 400 rabbit pairs at the Yelarbon Freezing Works, Queensland, about 1932

Terry Bambling with 400 rabbit pairs at the Yelarbon Freezin...

Bert Wright collection
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Photographs
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Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

Burnished, wooden boomerang incised with decorative designs

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Boomerangs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Convict love token from Josh Smale, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weldborough, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'Macassan praus' by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkala, 1966

Bark painting 'Macassan praus' by Birrikidji Gumana, Yirrkal...

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1966
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Racing silks in the colours of Tony Santic

Racing silks in the colours of Tony Santic

Graham Dash and Carol Sampson collection
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Riding habits
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Queensland, Australia
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Mitty's of Queensland, Saddlers & Riding Outfitters
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2003
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Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Goulburn 1888

Prize card awarded to Mr AL Faithfull Goulburn 1888

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1888
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Harbour Beach, Manly. N.S.W

Harbour Beach, Manly. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kiama

Kiama

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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1935
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Men standing in a room with baskets full of parcels and a pile of sack

Men standing in a room with baskets full of parcels and a pi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Butcher

The Butcher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr N Anderson
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1908
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Landscape painting.

Landscape painting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cordula Ebatarinja
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1967
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Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1979
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Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Medical inspection card for Mrs Elna Glover 1919

Medical inspection card for Mrs Elna Glover 1919

Enid Treadgold collection
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Medical records
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Elna Glover
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1919
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The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven District, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph - Mission school

Black and white photograph - Mission school

Dieter Kohl collection
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Photographs
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Bark painting 'Two Mimi Spirits (males) dancing' by Paddy Compass Namatbara, Croker Island, 1963

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy C. Namatbara
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1963
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